Scope and Content

Printed extract of the script 'Retribution' with forward 'Remarks' from the author George J. Bennett 'To Samuel Phelps, Esq.' The forward notes the play was first performed at Sadler's Wells on Monday February 11, 1850. Mr Phelps played Blackbourn. Includes a reproduction of an etching by R. Cruikshank by E. Branstone.